What does Alcindor mean?
Alcindor [al-cin-dor] as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Alcindor is "strong; man's defender, warrior". Alcindor is a version of Alcander (Greek) with the prefix Alci-. Alcindor is also a variant of Alexander (Greek).
(male) Alaindor, Arcindor, ..
(female) Alcincia, Alcindora, ..
How popular is Alcindor?
Alcindor is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#44430 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Alexander (#8 a year ago) is the only prominent variation form of Alcindor (not ranked). Other forms, like Alcinder, are uncommon. Adoption of this relation of Alcindor was more pronounced among parents in 1993 (usage of 1.05%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.76%, ▼27.3%). Below is a graphed analysis of the ranking of the boy name Alcindor and associated names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abundo, Aciano, Adrino (see Adrian), Alain, Alair, Alaister, Alano, Alanso, Alastor, Alaxander, Albinet, Albinson, Alcadio, Alcado, Alcedio, Alcot, Aldin, Aldon, Aleister, Alfio, Alfonzo, Alfredo, Alfredos, Alicio, Alin, Alisander, Alisdair, Alison, Alisson, Alistar, Alister, Alistir, Alldo (see Aldo), Allin, Allison, Allister, Allonso, Allonzo (see Alonzo), Almando, Almanzo, Alohnso (see Alonzo), Aloin, Aloisio, Alonso▲, Alpine, Alsdon (see Alston), Alucido, Alucio, Aluin, Aluino, Alvin▼, Alwine, Amando, Ander, Andino, Andor, Arcinio, Armando, Armino, Armondo, Arsino, Isidor, Izidor, Jacindo, Landor, Marinor (see Marriner), Meinor, Minor▼, Nicanor, Olindo, Ollivor, Rainor, Salvidor, Sandor and Windsor. These names tend to be more commonly used than Alcindor.See names in meaning and etymology.